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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Let's show the Seahawks Spokane is part of the 12th man team!

Here's your chance Spokane! Join River Park Square at a congratulatory Rally for the Seattle Seahawks in the River Park Square atrium TODAY, Wednesday, February 5th from 11:00am to 1:30pm. Emceed by KHQ TV's Stephanie Vigil, Dan Kleckner and Sam Adams, you can watch a live satellite feed of the Seahawks parade in downtown Seattle on a 16 foot screen. Write your message to the Seahawks on a 12-ft banner that will be sent to the team. In addition there will be free parking passes given away every 12 minutes, along with other Seahawk gear. Free signs at the Concierge desk for anyone that shows up in Seahawks gear!

Check out River Park Square's Facebook and Twitter pages for more updates.

It's a monstrous show this weekend at the Arena

Monster Jam, the world's largest monster truck tour featuring the biggest names including Grave Digger will be at the Spokane Arena for 4 big shows this Friday, February 7 through Sunday, February 9. Go to for all the information. Ticketswest has your seats at or 800-325-SEAT.

After this weekend it's bon voyage to the Boat Show

The 60th Annual Spokane National Boat Show continues through this Sunday at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center. See the latest in boats and boating accessories from over 50 dealers around the Inland Northwest. Show hours are Wednesday through Friday, noon to 8pm; Saturday, February 8, 10am to 8pm and Sunday, February 9, 10am to 3pm. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for youth ages 12-17, and free admission for children under 12 and Military in uniform.

Visit for more information.

The polls are open for Inlander's Best of the Inland Northwest

Voting is open now for The Inlander's 'Best of the Inland Northwest' Readers Poll. You can vote on your desktop, tablet or smartphone. A full version of the ballot will be included in this week's issue of The Inlander as well. Online balloting ends on February 19, at midnight. Winners will be announced in the March 20 issue of The Inlander. Go to for more information.

Toad the Wet Sprocket at the Bing Friday at 8

When Monty Python's Eric Idle created the fictional band 'Toad the Wet Sprocket' for the program 'Rutland Weekend Television' in 1975, he never dreamed that anyone would actually use such a silly name. Fast forward to 1986, when four California teens desperately needed to come up with a name to call their band.

Since that day, 'Toad the Wet Sprocket' has been the name of the four piece California rock band consisting of lead singer Glen Phillips, guitarist Todd Nichols, bassist Dean Dinning, and drummer Randy Guss. They're at the Bing Friday, February 7 at 8pm. Ticketswest has your seats at or 800-325-SEAT.

The Best of the Art Spirit Gallery at Barrister

For this First Friday Visual Arts Tour, Barrister Winery, 1213 West Railroad Avenue, will feature a selection of the best art from The Art Spirit Gallery of Coeur d'Alene including artists: Harold Balazs, Victoria Brace, George Carlson, Wayne Chabre, Morse Clary, Peter Cox, Mary Dee Dodge, Allen Dodge, Catherine Earle, Mary Farrell, Del Gish, Elaine Green, Robert Grimes, Michael Horswill, Jerri Lisk, Mel McCuddin, Kay O'Rourke, Kyle Paliotto and Cary Weigand. The show will be at Barrister Winery from February 7 - March 1.

Art Spirit owner, Steve Gibbs and gallery assistant, Darla Kuhman, as well as many of the included artists, will be in attendance to answer questions.

You'll LOVE Valentine's Day dinner at The Lincoln Center

The Connoisseur's Club at the Lincoln Center presents a special Valentine's Day winemaker's dinner, featuring a 5-course menu with wine pairings from Three Rivers Winery of Walla Walla. The evening begins at 6pm, cost is $55 each. Connoisseur's Club members receive a 20% discount.

For tickets and reservations, visit or call 509-327-8000.

You'd be crazy to miss this show!

This is the last weekend to see 'Crazy for You' at the Spokane Civic Theatre. Good seats still available for Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Go to for information and tickets.

Healing Waters: Tying art to nature

During the Spokane Visual Arts Tour this Friday, February 7 the Liberty Building is hosting over a dozen artists including Jeffrey Loyd, Linnea Tobias, Bill Werle, Dennis Smith, Mike Buck, Christina Deubel, Connie Janney, Haley Waddington, Rick Davis, Hara Allison, Alex & Sandy Anderson, Finn Gale. The event is a fundraiser for Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing: dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military and veterans through the art of fly fishing. In addition to the wide range of art throughout the 4 floors of the historic building, there will be fly tying demos, art demos, hands-on activities, free food, drink specials, live music and more.

The Liberty Building's resident graphic designer Hara Allison of STUDIO H Advertising & Design is also spreading her wings and diving into her paints. For the Visual Arts Tour on February 7th, she will have just 10 bottles for sale of Townshend Cellar's T3 with her latest painting on the label. Stop by Hara's office on the 2nd floor to learn more about her design work, see her gorgeous new paintings and pick up a bottle of this limited edition private label wine.

Spokane Symphony Classics Concert this weekend

The Spokane Symphony and guest conductor Pavel Baleff presents 'Triumph and Delight,' a concert featuring the very best of Germanic music, on Saturday, February 8 at 8 pm and Sunday, February 9 at 3 pm at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox. Pavel has selected three works by Brahms, Schoenberg and Schumann that drew inspiration from compositions by Bach, Handel, Haydn and Beethoven to bring Spokane audiences the complete Austro-German experience.

A concert highlight will be the opportunity to hear a quartet of soloists from the Spokane Symphony-Concertmaster Mateusz Wolski, Principal Second Violist Amanda Howard-Phillips, Principal Violist Nick Carper and Principal Cellist John Marshall-performing Schoenberg's Concerto for String Quartet.

Ticket prices for either performance begin at $15 and are available in advance at the Box Office at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox or by calling 509-624-1200. Tickets may also be purchased online at or at TicketsWest outlets at or 800-325-SEAT.

Prelude to a Kiss at Ignite! Community Theatre

Opposites attract for Peter, the straight-laced manager for a scientific publishing company, and Rita, a free-spirited, sleep-deprived bartender. After a whirlwind romance, they marry only six weeks later. After the ceremony, a mysterious old man's soul-touching kiss transforms Rita. Peter finds himself honeymooning with a different Rita. He spends the rest of the play trying to unravel the mystery of who his wife has become, and trying to figure out if he can get his Rita back.

Craig Lucas's stirring comedy is directed by Susan Hardie and will perform at Ignite! Community Theatre, 10814 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley, (just east of University Rd. in the Valley Partners Building across Glenn Rd from Broadway Elementary School). Performances begin this Friday, February 7.

For more information contact Scott Finlayson, Artistic Director, Ignite! Community Theatre at 509-795-0004.

Spokane Symphony Chamber Soiree at the Spokane Club

Spokane Symphony's Chamber Soirees feature an intimate musical experiences with the Symphony's outstanding musicians in this second year at the Spokane Club. The next in this concert series is Tuesday, February 11 and Wednesday, February 12 from 7:30 to 9:30pm.

Table seating includes local wines paired with hors d'oeuvres and dessert crafted by the Spokane Club's Chef Urs Moser.

Among the selections performed will be Pierre Max Dubois - Sonatine and Johannes Brahms - Sextet in G Major.

Ticket prices are $48 for table seating, which includes food and wine, and $20 for gallery seating. Single tickets may be purchased at the Box Office or Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 West Sprague Avenue, or by calling 509-624-1200. Tickets are also available at The Spokane Club one hour before the concert, and at all TicketsWest outlets at or 800-325-SEAT.

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